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A modern classic, this whimsical story has been celebrating the beauty of African-American hair for 20 years!

In this imaginative, evocative story, a girl named Keyana discovers the beauty and magic of her special hair, encouraging black children to be proud of their heritage and enhancing self-confidence.


I Love My Hair! has been a staple in African-American picture books for 20 years, and now has a fresh, updated cover that shines on the shelves!

Natasha Anastasia Tarpley Author Essay

Reader Reviews

Praise

"A very special book about self-acceptance."—School Library Journal

 

"A gracefully told story....Author and artist impart a reassuring message about the importance of appreciating who they are."—Publishers Weekly

"A celebration of African-American identity....Lewis's watercolors are masterful."—Booklist

 

"Wonderful....[A] sweet story of learning to love yourself without compromise."—Chicago Tribune

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